The Ultimate Crochet Gift Giving Guide - www.craftaboo.com

The Ultimate Crochet Gift Giving Guide

If you struggle with what to buy for the crocheter in your life, look no further. In this ultimate crochet gift giving guide I list out all the goodies!

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What is Frogging, & Why You Should Do it!

Have you ever heard someone refer to “frogging” their crochet project? When you’re new to the craft, you’re naturally going to have some questions about this term. If you’re like me, you are likely wondering what in the world frogs have to do with crochet, am I right? Well, you’re...

5 Creative Ways to Decorate With Crochet

Have you ever wondered how you can decorate with crochet? I know that sometimes crochet can be seen as an “old person” hobby. Even though it’s become a popular hobby again in recent years, the stigma is still very much attached. The stigma gets even worse when it comes to...

My Journey with Miscarriage and Why I’m Forever Changed

If you are a miscarriage survivor or have lost a child in any capacity, my heart is with you! Today’s blog post is fairly personal. I want to put it out there in case someone reads this and can get a tiny bit of comfort from my experiences.  Read on...

6 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started Crocheting-www.craftaboo.com

6 Things I Wish I’d Known When I Started Crocheting

***Heads up: My posts may contain affiliate links! If you buy something through one of those links, you won’t pay a penny more, but I’ll get a small commission, which helps keep the lights on! Thanks!*** I first started crocheting when I was a teenager. My mom taught me some...

How I was Able to Donate to Wounded Warrior Project

Have you ever heard of the Wounded Warrior Project? Over the last few months since my brother in law passed away have been very eye-opening for me. I have started to see how mental health issues really affect not only our veterans but how they affect everyone one of us...

6 Valentines Day Gifts to Help Celebrate Love-www.craftaboo.com

Celebrate Love with These 6 Gift Ideas

It’s that time of year again when everyone is celebrating love. Whether you have a significant other in your life or not, I firmly believe that you should celebrate the people in your life that you love. That’s why I’ve always considered this more than just a romantic holiday. This...

Mental Health Awareness Helped Create This Collection

I had never really thought about mental health awareness as I grew up. It was always just something that wasn’t appropriate to talk about. Mental health wasn’t even a thing as far as I knew. As I got older, I have realized mental health awareness is an ever-present thing in...

The Triple Crochet Stitch (Lesson 8)–Rookies Learn Series

Welcome to Rookies Learn to Crochet!  Today’s lesson is all about the Triple Crochet Stitch. Each week I will present a new lesson, which will build on the skills and techniques we’ve learned from the previous lesson. By the end of this series you will have learned and (hopefully) mastered...

Rookies Learn Series – The Double Crochet Stitch (Lesson 7)

Welcome to Rookies Learn to Crochet! Today’s lesson is all about the double crochet stitch! Each week I will present a new lesson, which will build on the skills and techniques we’ve learned from the previous lesson. By the end of this series you will have learned and (hopefully) mastered...